University of the West of England

151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2018
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
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Environmental Health and Practice

MSci Environmental Health and Practice is the only integrated master’s of its kind in the UK. Over four years, you’ll gain the knowledge, skills and experience to go straight into a rewarding career as an EHP. Study earth sciences, the environment, public health, housing, food safety and health and safety regulation. Examine how best to manage varied situations using different systems and approaches, and become confident in applying them through scenario-based learning and simulations. Get hands-on experience on placements and interventions through our partnerships with local authorities, housing associations, consultancies and Public Health England. Meet practitioners and put your learning into practice on field trips and site visits – learning how to assess risk, assess the environment and conduct audits. In your final year, you’ll complete your Portfolio of Professional Practice (PPP) so you can qualify for professional registration. You’ll need to pass a professional interview with the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) to become a registered EHP. Being and Environmental Health professional enables you to move into roles with local authorities, consultancies, housing associations, the NHS or the armed forces. You could work in environmental protection, pollution control, noise control, waste management, port health, housing standards, occupational health and safety at work, food safety, health promotion or public health.

  • Qualification
    Master of Science - MSci
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    University Centre Weston,Weston-super-Mare
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £12,250